The sky's on fire, the storm is almost near us
But that's when I'm the clearest, when things are the severest

from Lupe Fiasco – Stereo Sun Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Lupe is using some great irony here. He’s saying in times of darkness and uncertainty he is the most alert and aware that he could be.

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